Did you know that Ohio 4-H has a State 4-H Leadership Camp? Or that teen 4-H members have the opportunity to develop leadership, citizenship, and communication skills while meeting new 4-H friends from across the state and country at Citizenship Washington Focus?

Leadership Camp Information:

  • Date: June 1-5, 2024 (Camper check in at 2:00 p.m.; Dismissal at 10:30 a.m.) Full time attendance is required.
  • Location: 4-H Camp Ohio, St. Louisville, Ohio
  • What: The Ohio 4-H State Leadership Camp is a premier leadership development opportunity that offers participants engaging sessions in topics such as motivation, courage, teamwork, and more! While at camp, participants are actively learning AND teaching their peers!
  • Who: Teens 15-18 as of January 1, 2024 who have significant leadership potential or experience in their home county's 4-H program.
  • What do they do? Particiants will develop concrete peer leadership skills that will enable them to have an immediate impact in their home 4-H club, county, community, or school. Participants will leave camp ready to take on new challenges.
  • Cost: $345/person HOWEVER thanks to sponsorship from the Ohio 4-H Foundation, Athens County 4-H Committee, and the Athens County 4-H Endowment Fund, participants will only need to pay a small commitment fee (TBD) out of pocket. Athens County can send up to 2 4-H teens to Ohio 4-H Leadership Camp this year.

To apply members should complete the Ohio 4-H Achievement Record that can be found HERE. Please note that for county trips the 4-H story and photo page are OPTIONAL.

Achievement records are due to the Extension Office by January 16, 2024.